[emacs-berlin] Problem with org achive

Andreas Röhler andreas.roehler at easy-emacs.de
Wed Sep 2 10:48:05 UTC 2020

On 02.09.20 10:49, julia.biro at gmail.com wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a problem with my org archive. I used to have as etup where 
> archived items go to another file, but it stopped working. My 
> `org-archive-default-command` variable is set to 
> `org-archove-subtree`. The `org-archive-location` is set to 
> "%s_archive::".  But when I do the archive command (or the archive 
> subtree command) I get "invalid function: 
> org-preserve-local-variables" and of course nothing gets archived. Of 
> course I googled the question, Moss, it seems to be a bug that should 
> go away after updating (it dodn't) and maybe recompiling? I found this 
> open ticket https://github.com/syl20bnr/spacemacs/issues/11801. I 
> have no .elc files in my .emacs.d and recompiling didn't do anything.
> Sorry if my question seems noob. Spacemacs works out of the box almost 
> all the time, so I really don't need to know a lot about it, not even 
> whether it comes in binary form or is recompiled on each update.
> thanks
> Julia
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Hi Julia,

here -- trunk of common Emacs -- org-preserve-local-variables is a macro 
and resides in


Maybe jump to source and look of there something visible. Sometimes its 
just a typo...

BTW sure you have no *.elc files in .emacs.d? Because elpa compiles by 

The issue seems also being commented here:




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